We are an association of award-winning chartered accounting and advisory firms.

The HLB Mann Judd Australasian Association consists of 9 independent member firms and 3 representative firms, located in major cities and regional business centres in Australia, New Zealand and Fiji. The firms' specialists provide advice and services to a large and diversified client base that includes growing businesses, governments, not for profits and individuals.

HLB 40 Years growth

The Mann Judd Australian Association was formed in the early eighties and in 1988 we became a member of the HLB International, the global advisory and accounting network.

We place people at the centre of everything we do. We work closely with our clients and we are committed to their success. Our diverse and experienced teams provide expert, innovative and practical solutions.

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Our clients tell us we are responsive, reliable, knowledgeable and that we genuinely care. We are proud of the reputation we have earned and the repeated recognition we have received through the Client Choice Awards and exceptional Net Promoter Scores.

Together we make it happen

We are a member of HLB International,
the global advisory and accounting network.

Global Ranking

Our purpose...

To make a positive and sustainable impact

At HLB, it’s our purpose to make a positive and sustainable impact on the future of our clients, our people and our communities, because we care about their well-being and success. Driven by our shared values and behaviours, we collaborate across the globe and find innovative ways to fulfil this purpose. Together we make it happen.

We are passionate about

Diversity & inclusion

People are at the heart of everything we do. A culture that is diverse and inclusive presents new and exciting opportunities. By sharing our differences, opinions and ideas we can achieve the best possible outcomes for our clients and each other.

HLB's global commitments

  • Increase representation of people in under-represented groups by 42%
  • Increase participation in D&I training and initiatives by 16%
  • Increase number of female partners by 24%

The environment

The climate crisis is one of the most pressing issues of our time. HLB firms across the globe are working together to understand, track and quantify our environmental impact.

HLB's global commitments

  • Reduce our carbon footprint per FTE by 4%
  • Reduce energy usage in our offices
  • Recycling, reducing waste and going paperless


Giving back and being actively involved in our local communities has always been important to us. HLB Mann Judd firms in Australia, New Zealand and Fiji participate in our annual global CSR initiative, #HLBCommunities Day.

#HLBCommunities Day 2023

HLB's global commitments

  • Increase hours volunteered to community and charitable projects per FTE by 17%
  • Increase number of hours spent on pro bono basis per FTE by 24%

Our values are VAST

The building blocks of our culture

Proactive, innovative & forthcoming
Open, flexible, contactable & responsive
Encouraging, loyal, caring & empathetic
Honest, transparent & ethical